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Maciej Stukan, Krzysztof Leśniewski-Kmak, Magdalena Wróblewska, Mirosław Dudziak
OBJECTIVE: Malignant ascites (MA) can be managed with paracentesis, diuretics, shunt-systems, chemotherapy, and targeted therapies. Some treatments are ineffective; others are associated with complications, involve inpatient procedures, or are not cost-effective. Postoperative lymphocysts (LCs) are managed with inpatient drainage and sclerotherapy or surgery. We tested the use of a vascular catheter in the management of symptomatic MA and LC. METHODS: Fifty-five patients with primary or recurrent cancers with ascites or LCs were managed for symptom relief...
March 2015: Gynecologic Oncology
Esra Akın Korhan, Gülendam Hakverdioğlu Yönt, Serap Parlar Kılıç, Derya Uzelli
BACKGROUND: Ventilator-associated pneumonia constitutes a significant concern for ventilated patients in the intensive care unit. AIM: This study was planned to evaluate the knowledge of nurses working in general intensive care units concerning evidence-based measures for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia. METHOD: This study design is cross-sectional. It was carried out on nurses working in the general intensive care units of anesthiology and re-animation clinics...
January 2014: Nursing in Critical Care
N A Iaitskiĭ, S V Vasilév, V N Kotiashvili, V V Dudka, N O Volkov, M V Onoshko
Experience in surgical treatment of 290 patients with carcinoma of the large intestine following a complicated course shows that primary restoration of the intestinal continuity is possible. In this event, the allowable operative risk with consideration for the pronounced character of the pathological process must be analysed, and adequate anesthiological and resuscitation services must be provided. It is advisable that such operations are performed in specialized surgical institutions.
October 1994: Khirurgiia
C A Zaccagna, M Abrate, F Vergano, A Cavalli
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July 4, 1967: Minerva Medica
R P Askerkhanov
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November 1972: Eksperimental'naia Khirurgiia i Anesteziologiia
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